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New York Times, Thursday, July 20, 2000

Author:
Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bonnie S. Prystowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Prystowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 0720 ( 18,517 )
Across
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Old Jewish scholars : ABBAS
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Accelerator suffix : TRON
10
Like some museumgoers : ARTY
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Low place : SWALE
15
Kosovo combatant : SERB
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Knock around : ROAM
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Travels with Sinbad, in a way : SAILSTHECCCCCCC
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Certain colonist : ANT
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Shadow : TAIL
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It may precede "mañana" : HASTA
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Knead-y one? : MASSEUR
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Become disenchanted : SOUR
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The Beatles and the Dave Clark Five, in a way : TTTTTTGROUPS
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Like a slug : BOGUS
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Place for portraits : HALL
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8 pts. : GAL
37
Sign to read : OMEN
38
Chopping firewood, e.g. : CHORE
40
___ breve : ALLA
41
Like Bruckner's Symphony No. 7 : INE
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Increase sharply : SOAR
43
Super Bowl sight : BLIMP
44
Identical, in a way : LIKEPPINAPOD
48
Bore : DRAG
49
Duchamp's mustachioed Mona Lisa, e.g. : DADAISM
53
Inverted "e" : SCHWA
56
Statistics calculation : MODE
57
Glaswegian's refusal : NAE
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Gold, frankincense and myrrh, in a way : THEYYYMENSGIFTS
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Pull down : EARN
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Fighting : ANTI
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___ the hole : ACEIN
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St. Paul's architect : WREN
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Tree growth : MOSS
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Yes or no follower : SIREE
Down
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Black tea source : ASSAM
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Safari boss : BWANA
3
Prepares to cast : BAITS
4
Word before and after "in" : ALL
5
Sonnet parts : SESTETS
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Vacation memento, maybe : TSHIRT
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Tape recorder part : REEL
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Tolkien beast : ORC
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"ER" network : NBC
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Winner of two Triple Crowns : ARCARO
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Mythical fliers : ROCS
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Mediator's skill : TACT
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Disco standard : YMCA
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Lacking play : TAUT
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Boorish sort : CHURL
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Leave slack-jawed : STUN
25
Old phone's lack : STAR
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Look like a wolf : OGLE
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Cause of side discomfort? : THORN
29
Wrinkly fruit : UGLI
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Pilot's place? : PALM
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Prelude to a duel : SLAP
32
Be het up : BOIL
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Hawks' former home : OMNI
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Carnival weirdo : GEEK
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Nightclub of song : COPA
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Reagan Cabinet member : HAIG
40
"A New Life" director : ALDA
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Floral display : SPRAY
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Barrio businesses : BODEGAS
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The Perfect Fool : EDWYNN
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Mythical dreamboat : ADONIS
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Stationery store purchases : PADS
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Conclude : INFER
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"Mercure" composer : SATIE
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Intervening, in law : MESNE
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Lather : STEW
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Blacken : CHAR
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Epitaph starter : HERE
56
Miracle workers of '69 : METS
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Verb for Popeye : YAM
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Telephone trio : MNO
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French 55-Down : ICI

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle.

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